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The START Program Apprentice Technician will go through a comprehensive training program designed to provide the candidates with the skills necessary for a successful career with Tesla while earning their Red Seal Designation. During the program, apprentices will develop technical expertise and earn certifications through a blended approach of in-class theory, hands-on labs and self-paced learning. Apprentices are also given enhanced soft skills and team-based repair practices. This program will be providing all levels of provincially accredited technical training and on the job hours so after successful completion of the START program, candidate will be expected to write and pass the Red Seal Examination and become a licensed Service Technician with Tesla. As a culturally diverse and pluralistic company, Tesla is committed to working in a multicultural environment where differences are valued and respected. Women, minorities, individuals with disabilities, veterans, and intersectional individuals are encouraged to apply.

What You’ll DoLearning and understanding of all Tesla vehicle products
Participate in team-based activities, both lab and lecture
Follow safety protocols at all times
Enhanced organization by keeping tooling organized
Complete weekly curriculum objectives
Maintain consistent and professional rapport with instructor
Participate in scheduled interview training and soft skills sessions
Demonstrate ability to effectively handle multiple priorities, organize workload, and meet deadlines
Pass Red Seal automotive exam not specific to Tesla vehicles
Minimum 40 hours a week dedicated to training and service center support
Maintain minimum 95% attendance percentage throughout the training period
What You’ll BringHigh School Diploma or Associate Degree/Certificate, or work experience in a related technology space (aeronautics, engines, electrical, ships, etc.)
Valid driver’s license, clean driving record and insurable.
Must be capable of reporting to training location or local service center as needed.
Must be willing to relocate upon successful completion of the program. Ability to lift up to 60 pounds.
Must follow verbal and written instructions with attention to detail.
The ability to demonstrate strong work ethic and passion for learning, as well as being a problem solver.
Be able to work in a team-based environment and achieve set goals.
Must have a “safety first” attitude.
Basic command of the English language.
Basic computer skills, including navigating web browsers and using standard applications such as Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook)
Tesla is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer committed to diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, gender identity or any other factor protected by applicable federal, state or local laws.

Tesla is also committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities. Please let your recruiter know if you need an accommodation at any point during the interview process.

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